The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 56 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 5 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.98% - 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% - 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 9
Average salary £34,000 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 - £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,600 - £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
Release Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
418 575 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 81.80% 86.08% 78.69%
Number of salaries quoted 358 513 377
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Release Management across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Release Management
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Release Management across the Merseyside region.

Release Management Salary Trend in Merseyside

Release Management
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Release Management across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Release Management Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Release Management
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 4 £33,875 -
Release Management
North West

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Release Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Release Management.

1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) SLA
2 5 (45.45%) Remedy
3 4 (36.36%) UNIX
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) ITSM
4 3 (27.27%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (18.18%) Change Control
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
5 2 (18.18%) FMCG
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (18.18%) Spring Web Flow
5 2 (18.18%) Spring
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) PrintSoft PReS
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Release Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Release Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) PrintSoft PReS
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Support
2 3 (27.27%) Service Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Support Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Support Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Service Support Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Programmer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Spring
1 2 (18.18%) Spring Web Flow
2 1 (9.09%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
1 2 (18.18%) FMCG
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) MVS
3 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) ITSM
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Change Control
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Document Management
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 1 (9.09%) Security Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Remedy
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Adobe